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Old 01-13-2008, 12:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What is a hot temp for cpu and gpu to run at? i was playing cod4 and noticed my gpu running at 78C and cpu at 63C
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CPU should be under 65c.
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at idle it runs at gpu 57, cpu 52. but my bios says that my cpu is like 5 degress hotter
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GPU at 57, CPU at 52? The CPU seems to be ok, but GPU shouldn't be running at 57 on idle. :shocked:
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GPU at 57, CPU at 52? The CPU seems to be ok, but GPU should be running at 57 on idle. :shocked:
It is at 57
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The CPU seems pretty high. What kind of CPU is it?
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It is at 57
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it's an athlon xp 2600 333fsb, and 7800gs agp factory overclocked. the fan on the video card is on automatic and it's only at 75% at 78C and 50% at 57C
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Is that the normal temp for this cpu/vid card?
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temps are fine. don't let the CPU go too far over 65, and the gpu keep under 80 ish load. 57 idle is just fine.
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